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2. In this Order—
“affected animal” means—
in relation to brucellosis, a bovine animal which is affected with brucellosis;
in relation to tuberculosis, a cow which is affected with tuberculosis of the udder or is giving tuberculosis milk, or a bovine animal which is affected with tuberculosis emaciation, or is excreting or discharging tuberculosis material, or is affected with a chronic cough or shows any other clinical signs of tuberculosis;
in relation to enzootic bovine leukosis, a bovine animal that is affected with enzootic bovine leukosis or is infected with the bovine leukosis virus;
“average market price” means—
in respect of a non-pedigree bovine category, for any given month, a price calculated in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 1;
in respect of a pedigree bovine category, for any given month, a price calculated in accordance with paragraph 2 of Schedule 1;
“bovine animal” means any domestic cattle of the genus Bos, buffalo or bison;
“bovine category” means a category of bovine animal of the genus Bos set out in the table in Part 2 of Schedule 1;
“brucellosis” means infection with Brucella abortus, otherwise known as contagious abortion;
“cattle passport” has the same meaning as in the Cattle Identification Regulations 1998(1);
“market value” in relation to a bovine animal slaughtered for brucellosis, tuberculosis or enzootic bovine leukosis means the price which may reasonably have been obtained for it at the time of valuation from a purchaser in the open market if the animal was not an affected animal or a suspected animal;
“non-pedigree animal” means a bovine animal of the genus Bos which has not been issued with a pedigree certificate by a recognised breed society, or an animal for which, by the day of the assessment of the category into which the animal falls, the pedigree certificate has not been presented to the Secretary of State or an agent acting on her behalf;
“non-pedigree bovine category” means a bovine category consisting of non-pedigree animals;
“pedigree animal” means a bovine animal of the genus Bos in respect of which a pedigree certificate has been issued by a recognised breed society and presented to the Secretary of State or an agent acting on her behalf by the day of the assessment of the category into which the animal falls;
“pedigree bovine category” means a bovine category consisting of pedigree animals;
“reactor” means, in relation to tuberculosis or brucellosis, a bovine animal which gives rise to a reaction to a relevant test which is consistent with its being affected with tuberculosis or brucellosis.
“recognised breed society” means a breeders' organisation or association which fulfils the conditions of Council Decision 84/247/EEC laying down the criteria for the recognition of breeders' organisations and associations which maintain or establish herd-books for pure-bred breeding animals of the bovine species(2);
“relevant test” means a skin test or other diagnostic test for tuberculosis or brucellosis;
“skin test” means the single intradermal comparative cervical tuberculin test for tuberculosis;
“suspected animal” means—
in relation to brucellosis or tuberculosis, a bovine animal which is suspected of being infected with tuberculosis or brucellosis and includes a reactor; and
in relation to Enzootic Bovine Leukosis, the same as in the Enzootic Bovine Leukosis (England) Order 2000(3); and
“tuberculosis” means infection with Mycobacterium bovis (M.bovis).
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